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Cowboys are a Separate Species

By Erickson, John R.

Houston: Maverick Books. Very Good; Front free endpaper wrinkled, sticker residue on rear cover.. 1986. Fourth Printing. Softcover. 0916941183 . vii, 95 pages + 1 page publisher ad. Black and white illustrations. Humorous stories of the life of a working cowboy in Texas. .

$15.00

Over the Range to the Golden Gate:  A Complete Tourist\'s Guide to  Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, California, Oregon, Puget Soudn, and  the Great Northwest
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Over the Range to the Golden Gate: A Complete Tourist's Guide to Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, California, Oregon, Puget Soudn, and the Great Northwest

By Wood, Stanley; Hooper, C. E.

Chicago: R. R. Donnelly & Sons, Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled, spine cocked and cracked, tear to . frontispiece).. 1905. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Gray decorated cloth. Many engravings and photo reproductions. ; 340 pages .

$13.00

The Place No One Knew:  Glen Canyon on the Colorado
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The Place No One Knew: Glen Canyon on the Colorado

By Porter, Eliot

San Francisco: Sierra Club. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards slightly splayed, jacket rubbed and . shelfworn.. 1966. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Edited, with a foreword by David Brower. 80 color plates of the now-damned-up Glen Canyon. References. Red cloth. Map endpapers. ; Sierra Club Exhibit Format Series; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 186 pages .

$70.00

Blessed Assurance:  At Home with the Bomb in Amarillo, Texas
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Blessed Assurance: At Home with the Bomb in Amarillo, Texas

By Mojtabai, A. G.

Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed and wrinkled.. 1986. First Printing. Hardcover. 0395353637 . Index, notes. xvi, 255pp. "Pantex, the final assembly plant for all nuclear weapons in the United States, is in Amarillo, Texas. This account of the way fundamentalist Christians and antinuclear activists in Amarillo feel about Pantex, nuclear bombs, and the future of the human race was named a Notable Book in 1986 by the New York Times and won that year's Lillian Smith Award for the best nonfiction book on the South". ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$10.00

Jane Eyre
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Jane Eyre

By Bronte, Charlotte

NY: Random House. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1943. Hardcover. Bronte's classic novel with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. Green cloth spine with illustrated paper-covered boards. ; 343 pages .

$15.00

Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre
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Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre

By Bronte, Charlotte; Bronte, Emily

NY: Random House. Very Good; Boards rubbed, owner bookplate on front pastedown endpapers, . slipcase worn.. 1943. Hardcover. 2 volume set in slipcase. Lovely boxed set of these two classic novels with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. Green cloth spines with illustrated paper-covered boards housed in green paper-covered cardboard slipcase. .

$25.00

Bell Ranch As I Knew It
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Bell Ranch As I Knew It

By Ellis, George F.

Kansas City, MO: The Lowell Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed, . slipcase lightly rubbed.. 1973. Limited Edition. Hardcover. 0913504149 . Includes historical overview by Donald R. Ornduff and illustrations by Robert Lougheed. Signed by Ornduff and Lougheed on title page. A limited edition edition copy housed in brown faux leather slipcase, numbered (#247 of 250 copies) , with folding map of Bell Ranch in pocket on rear pastedown. Limitation page also notes that this limited edition also includes a signed print by Lougheed, but this is not included in this copy. Many photos and illustrations. A history of the large Bell Ranch in northeastern New Mexico written by one of its longtime managers. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall .

$75.00

A Woman’s Trip to Alaska:  Being an Account of a Voyage through the Inland  Seas of the Sitkan Archipelago in 1890
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A Woman’s Trip to Alaska: Being an Account of a Voyage through the Inland Seas of the Sitkan Archipelago in 1890

By Collis, Septima M.

NY: Cassell Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed, rear hinge . cracked.. 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth spine with gilt design of totem pole and blue cloth sides. Top edges gilt. xvi, 194pp. Folding frontispiece color folding panorama view of the facade of Muir Glacier, Alaska. Color map and 86 other illustrations by American Bank Note Company from Mrs. Collis photographs. Some illustrations are tinted in color. Introductory letter by General William T. Sherman. Septima Mary Levy Collis was the daughter of a Jewish Charleston planter who married Irish-American Civil War General C. H. T. Collis in 1861 and wrote of her conflicting loyalties in her 1889 memoir "A Woman's War Record". She set aside her summer at Saratoga plans in 1890 for a cross-country railroad trip from New York City to Tacoma, Washington. From there, she embarked on a steamship that sailed along the Pacific Coast, along British Columbia up into Alaska. .

$75.00

The Indians of Texas in 1830
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The Indians of Texas in 1830

By Berlandier, Jean Louis; Ewers, John C. (editor)

Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed.. 1969. 1st English Language Edition. Hardcover. 0874740819 . Edited and introduced by John C. Ewers. Translated by Patricia Reading Leclercq. Smithsonian Publication 4745. Maroon blindstamped cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. xi, 209 pp. Index, bibliography. Many illustrations and photos, including some in color. The first English language publication of the French botanists research and observations on Native American culture from his 1828 expedition into present-day Texas. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$30.00

A Buckeye in the Land of Gold:  The Letters and Journal of William  Dennison Bickham
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A Buckeye in the Land of Gold: The Letters and Journal of William Dennison Bickham

By Bickham, William Dennison; Ham, Randall E.

Spokane, WA: Arthur H. Clark. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1996. Hardcover. 0870622633 . The correspondence of native Ohioan, William Dennison Bickham (1827-1894) and his gold mining prospects in California. Index, bibliography, several illustrations. Green cloth binding. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 286 pages .

$20.00

A Saw, Pocket Instruments, and Two Ounces of Whiskey:  Frontier Military  Medicine in the Great Basin (Frontier Military Series XX)
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A Saw, Pocket Instruments, and Two Ounces of Whiskey: Frontier Military Medicine in the Great Basin (Frontier Military Series XX)

By Sohn, Anton Paul

Spokane, WA: Arthur H. Clark. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1998. Hardcover. 0870622722 . Navy cloth binding. Index, bibliography, many illustrations. A history of the 19th century military surgeons and their practice of medicine at Army forts in the Great Basin areas of Nevada, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 237 pages .

$20.00

The City of Saints:  And Across the Rocky Mountains to California
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The City of Saints: And Across the Rocky Mountains to California

By Burton, Sir Richard F.

Niwot, CO: University Press of Colorado. Near Fine. 1990. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0870811916 . xxiv, 578 pages. Black and white frontispiece, black and white illustrations, charts, appendixes, biographical notes, and index. Travel and natural history narrative of the Western US in the early 1860s just prior to the Civil War. . ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$11.00

The End of the Trail:  The Far West from New Mexico to British Columbia
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The End of the Trail: The Far West from New Mexico to British Columbia

By Powell, E. Alexander

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, many pages unopened.. 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth binding. Top edges gilt. xv, 463pp, index. 48 photograph plates. Details the authors travels by motor car from El Paso up through Arizona, California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia and back. Includes folding map showing Powells travel route bound at rear. .

$25.00

News of the Plains and Rockies, 1803-1865:  Original Narratives of  Overland Travel and Adventure Selected from the Wagner-Camp and Becker  Bibliography of Western Americana (Complete in Nine Volumes)
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News of the Plains and Rockies, 1803-1865: Original Narratives of Overland Travel and Adventure Selected from the Wagner-Camp and Becker Bibliography of Western Americana (Complete in Nine Volumes)

By White, David A. (editor)

Spokane, WA: The Arthur H. Clark Company. Fine with No dust jacket as issued. 1996-2000. Hardcover. Compiled and annotated by David A. White Many illustrations and maps. Volumes 1-8 uniformly bound in tan cloth with titles on front boards and spines in gilt and maroon. Volume 9 is bound in maroon cloth and this final supplemental volume recommends 120 additions to Wagner-Camp and Becker. No dust jackets as issued. A cornerstone reference for any Western Americana collection. .

$250.00

Account of an Expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains under the  Command of Major Stephen H. Long
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Account of an Expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains under the Command of Major Stephen H. Long

Barre, MA: Imprint Society. Fine; Slipcase rubbed.. 1972. Reprint. Hardcover. 0876360274 . One of 1950 numbered copies of this abridged reprint of this 1832 title. Green cloth in illustrated cardboard slipcase. Illustrated endpapers. xxxvi, 547pp, index. 12 color plates by Samuel Seymour. "From the Notes of Major Long, Mr. T. Say, and Other Gentlemen of the Exploring Party, Compiled by Edwin James, Botanist and Geologist of the Expedition." Introduction by Howard R. Lamar. A narrative of the 1819-20 travels of the scientific wing of the larger Yellowstone Expedition exploring the Platte River and Great Plains. .

$50.00

Over Hill and Vale in the Evening Shadows of Colorado\'s Longs Peak
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Over Hill and Vale in the Evening Shadows of Colorado's Longs Peak

By Dunning, Harold Marion

Boulder, CO: Johnson Publishing Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, library stamps and markings on . spine, copyright page, and rear free endpaper.. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author on the title page. Gift inscription to Frederick Bienecke on front free endpaper and with Beinecke's bookplate on front pastedown. Navy cloth binding with silver titles on front boards and spine. [4], 605pp, index, many photos and illustrations. History and stories of the vacation land of Colorado, including Estes Park, Loveland, Fort Collins, Lyons, and Allenspark. ; Ex-Library; Signed by Author .

$40.00

Exploring the Great Basin
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Exploring the Great Basin

By Cline, Gloria Griffen

Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Brick red cloth with red top stain. xviii, 254 pp, bibliography, index. Foreword by George P. Hammond. Illustrations. A history of American frontier exploration of the Great Basin area, lying between the Wasatch and Sierra Nevada mountains. ; The American Exploration and Travel Series; Vol. 39 .

$20.00

Yosemite People
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Yosemite People

By Kulikauskas, Jonas

Sierra Madre, CA: A Thousand Words Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket shelfworn, corners bumped.. 2017. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780997395198 . Photo-illustrated boards. Measures 11 x 12 inches. Black and white photos and interviews with Yosemite visitors and National Parks staff. As one of the most popular National Parks and most photographed places in America, it would seem a daunting task to come up with an entirely fresh visual survey of Yosemite, but Kulikauskas has done so. He focuses less on the awesome landscape and more on how different Yosemite visitors and National Parks staff interact with it. ; 168 pages .

$25.00

Dancing At the Rascal Fair
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Dancing At the Rascal Fair

By Doig, Ivan

NY: Atheneum. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards and jacket lightly rubbed, some . faint foxing to page tops.. 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. 0689117647 . Jacket art by Paul Bacon. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 406 pages .

$15.00

What I Saw in California:  Containing the Complete Original Narrative and  Appendix from the 1949 Appleton Edition, in True Facsimile
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What I Saw in California: Containing the Complete Original Narrative and Appendix from the 1949 Appleton Edition, in True Facsimile

By Bryant, Edwin

Palo Alto, CA: Lewis Osborne. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned.. 1967. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Light green cloth binding. Plain white dust jacket with handwritten title on spine. xiv, 490 pp. A beautifully produced facsimile reprint edition of this Western Americana classic. Bryant's book details events and conditions just prior to the Gold Rush, gives an account of the Donner Party, and provides detailed descriptions of the Indian tribes he encountered. Illustrations, index, folding map in pocket at rear. .

$25.00

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